All babies born in New Jersey are required by law to be tested for twenty (20) disorders within 48 hours of birth. One heel prick provides enough blood to test for all disorders.
WHAT STATES DON'T REQUIRE NEWBORN DRUG TESTING?
As far as I know, newborn drug testing isn't mandated in any state. However, the pregnant mother DOES have to submit a urine sample upon admission to the hospital.
Mississippi law newborns screening test
Newborn Screening tests infants for heritable disorders that can threaten … State law now requires that all babies born in Mississippi be tested for forty